Friday, February 19:

Biomedical Engineering Innovation in Milwaukee: Fostering New Connections

This session brings together biomedical engineers and scientists to showcase biomedical innovation in the Milwaukee area with a goal of improving and fostering collaborative opportunities. Highlights of the session include COVID research and rehabilitation robotics and a look at key UWM facilities and research capabilities. If you’re affiliated with a hospital, university or industry involved in biomedical research you won’t want to miss the discussion.

SESSION LEAD: Priyatha Premnath, UWM, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Frank A. Pintar, Medical College of Wisconsin, Professor, Neurosurgery; Founding Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering

ADDITIONAL SPEAKERS:

  • Mahsa Dabagh, UWM, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
  • Mike McOlash, Rockwell Automation, Senior Engineer
  • Mohammad Rahman, UWM, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering + Biomedical Engineering
  • Konstantin Sobolev, UWM, Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Yongjin Sung, UWM, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering + Biomedical Engineering
Topic Speaker
Welcome College Leaders, UW System President Tommy Thompson
Keynote Talk: Research Collaborations in the MCW/Marquette Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering Frank Pintar, Medical College of Wisconsin/Marquette University, Director of Biomedical Engineering Program
Research Update: COVID Coatings Konstantin Sobolev, UWM, Professor, Civil Engineering
Quick Hits: CEAS Biomedical Faculty Research Updates

Mahsa Dabagh, UWM, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering (Cancer Research)

Priya Premnath, UWM, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering (Bone Healing)

Mohamad Rahman, UWM, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering + Biomedical Engineering (Robotics)

Yongjin Sung, UWM, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering + Biomedical Engineering (4D Imaging)

How Milwaukee Industry Leverages Biomedical Engineering and Health Advances Mike McOlash, Rockwell Automation, Senior Engineer
Session Q/A All

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